NKF offers continuing education opportunities in various formats for all members of the kidney healthcare team.


Recognized throughout the world for improving the diagnosis and treatment of kidney disease, the KDOQI Guidelines have changed the practices of numerous specialties and disciplines and improved the lives of thousands of kidney patients.


KDIGO's mission is to improve the care and outcomes of kidney disease patients worldwide through promoting coordination, collaboration and integration of initiatives to develop and implement clinical practice guidelines.

Research Spotlight

See how NKF researchers are making strides in the fight against kidney disease.

Clinical Tools & Action Plans

Access free smartphone apps, speaker guides, clinical action plans, and much more.

Spring Clinical Meetings

NKF's premiere multi-disciplinary continuing education conference. The Meetings' emphasis on clinical practice in nephrology will provide insights you can apply daily.


Learn more about NKF's research programs as well as the work of investigators whom NKF supports.

Call for Research Grant Applications

The National Kidney Foundation is pleased to announce the availability of grant support for junior faculty during the period beginning July 1, 2015. For more information click here.

Clinical and Educational Resources

Includes professional education, patient education, free online clinician tools, CME/CE programs, and other online resources.